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Week 5 Waiver Wire Recommendations

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Below is our Week 5 Waiver Wire Recommendations. Note: make sure players like Carson Wentz, Dak Prescott and Jordan Howard aren’t still available in your league. They shouldn’t be, as they have been on our list for a least a week or two in some of those cases. Howard by far would be the top pick-up this week if he was in fact available, as he has RB2 value in fantasy already! Congrats to those who grabbed him last week, as he was atop our list!

Wendell Smallwood PHI RB – How is this guy still available in so many leagues? He is, I just checked. Maybe because he had a bye last week? Grab him!!! I’d even say aside from Jordan Howard, who I talk about above, Smallwood is the top player on my list almost no matter what (Howard then Smallwood, in that order).

Kenneth Dixon BAL RB – Here is a must-stash, folks!!!! Don’t be wishing you grabbed him just like some of you might have waited on Jordan Howard. These types of players tend to rise to the top due to talent and injury in front of them.

Devontae Booker DEN RB – Here is a must-stash, folks!!!! Don’t be wishing you grabbed him just like some of you might have waited on Jordan Howard. These types of players tend to rise to the top due to talent and injury in front of them.

Tyler Eifert CIN TE – Coming back from injury and always has top 5TE upside when healthy.

Dion Lewis NE RB – Secret weapon stash if you can afford the spot.

Terrance West BAL RB He had a 100 yards in Week 4 and the Ravens are playing the hot hand for now, so he needs to be grabbed. But, we like Dixon for later, read above!

Orleans Darkwa NYG RB – Started Monday night, worth a grab.

Dontrelle Inman SD WR – Nice grab if you need a deep WR on your bench!

Eddie Royal CHI WR – He could be solid WR3/4-type moving forward.

The Rest

DeAndre Washington OAK RB

Robert Woods BUF WR

Kenny Stills MIA WR

Jeremy Kerley SF WR

Bilal Powell NYJ RB

Week 3 Waiver Wire Advice + Injuries

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Week 3 Adds

Matt Jones (RB/WAS) rushed for 123 yards and two touchdowns on 19 carries in Week 2. He also pulled in three receptions for 23 yards. Jones out-carried Alfred Morris 19-18. This was one reason why he was on our Upside Board, one of 14 Bold Predictions on the year! While we love his future, and expect to see him dominate more this season, be careful expecting Alfred Morris to head straight to the bench. A timeshare is expected at this point, though, and while he isn’t likely available in a majority of leagues (especially since we have been hyping him all off-season), be sure to check your waivers just in case someone dropped him after Week 1.

James Starks (RB/GB) replaced the injured Eddie Lacy (ankle) in Week 2, and while x-rays game back negative, Lacy could be looking at a multiple-week recovery. Starks should be added in all leagues and could be starting for at least 1 game, maybe more. Stay tuned for more on Lacy, which will affect Starks.

David Johnson (RB/AZ) rushed five times for 42 yards and a touchdown in Week 2 against the Bears, and he added a 108-yard kickoff return. He is a must-add for sure, but should only be counted as a flex-play until he proves to get consistent touches. Grab him now, though!

Devonta Freeman (RB/ATL) replaced the injured Tevin Coleman (ribs) in Week 2. We will let you know more about Coleman as the week unfolds, which will affect the value of Freeman heading into Week 3.

Travis Benjamin (WR/CLE) pulled in three receptions for 115 yards and two touchdowns in Week 2. He should be added as a fantasy WR3/4, but curb expectations, as many might assume he will play like a fantasy WR2/3 all year. He likely will not. he should be added, though, no doubt.

More Adds: Johnny Manziel, Karlos Williams, Torrey Smith, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Jeremy Langford, Marvin Jones, Stevie Johnson, Louis Murphy

Breaking News

Monday Morning News:

Eddie Lacy (RB/GB) injured his ankle in Week 2 and had x-rays, although they came back negative, he could be looking at a multiple-week recovery. Not being fractured doesn’t mean speedy recovery. James Starks is one of the week’s top adds given he will likely start at least 1 game, maybe 2 or 3. We will update you on Lacy, as things could change fast in either direction.

Carlos Hyde (RB/SF) injured his head in Week 2 and was held out of the second half of his Week 2 contest. He was reportedly cleared to return, which is a great sign for Week 3, but keep glued to your Smart Alerts heading into Week 3. Now is a good time to buy-low on Hyde.

Davante Adams (WR/GB) pulled in five receptions for 33 yards in Sunday night’s Week 2 win over the Seahawks. He was banged up with an ankle injury, but did return to action in the second half. He was not effective, though, and his Week 3 status is surely something to keep an eye on. He is a good buy-low candidate despite the risks and concerns, though. Only buy-low, though, as there are plenty of concerns here.

Tony Romo (QB/DAL) will have a CT scan on his fractured left clavicle Monday. The thinking here is 8-10 weeks, but we will know more later this week. Brandon Weeden will start while Romo recovers.

Jay Cutler (QB/CHI) suffered a hamstring injury in Week 2 and could miss Week 3. Jimmy Clausen will likely start next week against the Seahawks.

Josh McCown (QB/CLE), who suffered a concussion in Week 1, may not get a chance to start unless Johnny Manziel falters again, as he just led the Browns to a 28-14 win over the Titans in Week 2.

Lamar Miller (RB/MIA) suffered an ankle injury in Week 2. He said he is fine, but stay tuned. Clearly Miller is disappointing so far this season, hopefully Miami feeds him ore carries in Week 3+.

Tevin Coleman (RB/ATL) suffered a rib injury in Week 2 and was replaced by Devonta Freeman, who rushed 12 times for 25 yards and a touchdown in Week 2. He also caught 4 passes for 34 yards. We will keep you posted on Coleman’s rib injury.

Mike Evans (WR/TB) wasn’t fully healthy from his injured hamstring in Week 2, and was held without a catch. Don’t sell-low, in fact, buy-low if you don’t own him. Are there risks? Sure, but there is low-end WR1 upside in Evans still.